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Pop Quiz

Welcome to the YES! Weekly Pop Quiz where we ask elected officials about their jobs. This week we ask members of the Winston-Salem City Council about items on the agenda in advance of its Tuesday meeting.

Questions

1. Multiple-choice: What is Assistant City Manager Greg Turner’s esti- mate of repair costs to the Cherry/Marshall parking deck? a) $3 million, b) $4 million or c) $5 million

2. Turner estimates that over the next 10 years, it would cost the city more than $10 million to maintain the Cherry/Marshall parking deck and the Triad Park parking deck. How much will the city’s parking services cost over the next 10 years if the it sells the parking decks? a) $3.4 million, b) $3.9 million and c) $5.9 million.

3. By approving the sale of the Cherry/Marshall parking deck and the Triad Park parking deck, how much money will it generate for the city? a) $3.5 million, b) $3 million and c) $2.2 million

Dan Besse, Southwest Ward 2. No answer [X] 1. B [ ] 3. No answer [X] 2. B [X] 3. A [ ]

Derwin Montgomery, East Ward: 1. I actually haven’t looked at [the memo]. [X]

Denise D. Adams, North Ward: 2. I wouldn’t be honest with you if I tried to 1. I’m not even going to try to answer that guess one of those. [X] question. [X] 3. A [ ]

Correct Answers

1. b) $4 million

2. c) $5.9 million

3. a) $3.5 million

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